LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 recordings of The Penitent by Edna St. Vincent Millay.
This was the Weekly Poetry project for May 5, 2019.
Read in English by Brian Dirkx; Cornel Nemes; Eva Davis; Graham Scott; Josh Kibbey; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; Michele Fry; Paula Messina; Tomas Peter; tovarisch and William Allan Jones.
A saucy little poem about a girl with a guilt free conscience! A very prolific poet and playwright, graduate of Vasser, known for her feminist activism, Edna St. Vincent received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923, the third woman to win the award. (Summary by Michele Fry)
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